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Forum: General Discussion 11-04-2009, 09:38 AM
Replies: 829
Views: 115,174
Posted By danduffy1964
Re: The Big Kits vs. Small Kits Debate

Been using a small kit for nearly 20 yrs..in the 80's , it was all about power toms,racks,& a ton of cymbals..Today, my kit is stripped down (like most) ..1 rack up front..2 floor..3 crash 1 ride.....
Forum: Drums 09-24-2009, 10:03 AM
Replies: 1,347
Views: 210,538
Posted By danduffy1964
Re: tom angles!!!!

Funny pic! I like KSLX KuuuPD Bumpers stickers on the kick drum. Where's the KDKB sticker?..u know ..KDKB ..Rocks Arizona :)
Forum: General Discussion 09-14-2009, 10:19 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 3,524
Posted By danduffy1964
Re: Do most venues provide drum mics?

I agree with Larry. Good Post ! I have a D-112 Kick Mic..thats all i carry with me ..our sound guy takes care of other mics..had a pair of outdoor gigs last week ..300-400 in attendance..shared...
Forum: General Discussion 09-07-2009, 12:29 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,092
Posted By danduffy1964
Keith Moon

RIP .. 31 years ago today. If you're a Moon fan , I highly suggest you pick up a copy of Tony Fletchers book :"Moon: The Life and Death of a Rock Legend" ...great read!!

Forum: General Discussion 09-07-2009, 11:14 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 4,428
Posted By danduffy1964
Re: Charlie Watts Quits the Stones

AMEN !! Excellent Post !!!
Forum: General Discussion 09-01-2009, 09:27 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,130
Posted By danduffy1964
Re: Music cities in the USA. Suggestions, Advice.

I can sympathize with the overwhelming overplayed music selections from radio stations. I've been in radio for 23 years ...What we do as MDs(Music Directors) PD (Program Directors) is program for...
Forum: General Discussion 08-28-2009, 08:51 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,146
Posted By danduffy1964
Re: Is Blue Oyster Cult worth a night of my time?

Rudy Sarzo is BOC's touring bass player.(Ozzy,Quiet Riot,Whitesnake,etc) ..Rudy !!
Saw-em last month ..Good band to see live !

Forum: General Discussion 08-27-2009, 11:08 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 5,472
Posted By danduffy1964
Re: Sum yourself up

Self taught since the age of 16 (1980) . Never been over the top . Always try to serve the song . Not a bore to watch but able to kick it up a notch when required . So many influences come to mind...
Forum: General Discussion 08-24-2009, 10:07 AM
Replies: 676
Views: 115,784
Posted By danduffy1964
Re: Most Under-rated Drummers

Yes ! Level 42 has some amazing grooves ! They're a great band to see live !
Forum: General Discussion 08-24-2009, 10:04 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,971
Posted By danduffy1964
Re: Opening Act Joys

Grace Under Pressure...Controlled Chaos ...Never let-em see ya sweat...Good story! Thx for sharing .
Forum: General Discussion 08-20-2009, 10:52 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,171
Posted By danduffy1964
Re: How long does it take to reach your drumming potential?

Its good to hit up a practice pad for 5-10 minutes (or until you get bored) lol..I think of music that I've been listening to recently..figure out the parts on the pad..a few arm stretches are...
Forum: Drum Technique 08-19-2009, 10:21 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,473
Posted By danduffy1964
Re: Something We Should All Know!

Quote:" Alot of vetren session dudes don't want a really
solid time drummer. Theyre more into a drummer with
flexible feel."

Well said. Not a big fan of click track..however I use one for band...
Forum: Drummers 08-10-2009, 11:06 AM
Replies: 157
Views: 38,453
Posted By danduffy1964
Re: Ian Paice

Had a chance to meet DP backstage in Colo Spgs in 02 . Glover,Gillan,Morse...No Ian Pace in sight .Was hoping to meet him..watching him perform was just as good. Amazing chops !! Machine Head...
Forum: Drummers 08-07-2009, 11:50 AM
Replies: 367
Views: 94,976
Posted By danduffy1964
Re: Ringo, smartest drummer ever?

His fills are all about 'feel'. Ringo's a little tricky.. predictable in other areas. ..His timing is impeccable ! Makes you appreciate the 4 pc drumkit ! When you strip away everything ,,its all...
Forum: General Discussion 08-06-2009, 11:04 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 7,528
Posted By danduffy1964
Re: Full time job and Professional drummer? Is it possible?

It can be done. I work overnights Sun-Thu (Fri-Sat Off) . At first , I didnt think it would be possible ..depends on how bad you wanna play. I've been juggling my radio career with playing...
Forum: General Discussion 08-06-2009, 10:30 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,967
Posted By danduffy1964
Re: Advise on touring, please!

After hearing of your recent situation, .....Pass on this band.
Forum: General Discussion 08-04-2009, 10:43 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,967
Posted By danduffy1964
Re: Advise on touring, please!

Jump In !! What do have to lose ? ..It would be an experience you'll never forget . Haven't been on the road extensively in 20 years (Strictly weekend drummer now..and I'm a Dad of a 12 yr old...
Forum: Drummers 07-29-2009, 11:01 AM
Replies: 1,461
Views: 271,071
Posted By danduffy1964
Re: John Bonham

Bonzo had 'feel'.

I've always looked at Physical Grafitti & Presence as influence . All Zep albums were amazing :) I just became more locked into those 2 albums as a teen .
Forum: General Discussion 07-29-2009, 08:05 AM
Replies: 676
Views: 115,784
Posted By danduffy1964
Re: Most Under-rated Drummers

Steve Gorman-Black Crowes .
Forum: General Discussion 07-28-2009, 10:28 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,457
Posted By danduffy1964
Re: Fired From My Band Yesterday

Its unfortunate..but you're a pro and I'm sure you'll find work soon . Always take the high road . You never know who you'll run into down the road. Always leave the door open for both parties. ...
Forum: General Discussion 07-27-2009, 11:08 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 5,179
Posted By danduffy1964
Re: How long does it take you to set up?

5pc ,3 Crash,Ride,HH.

I usually shoot for an hour. That includes arriving at the club..knowing exactly where to load in ...meet with owner~bartender..Most of our gigs are return gigs..Usually...
Forum: General Discussion 07-05-2009, 05:40 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,305
Posted By danduffy1964
Re: Keeping it fresh

Someone told me many years ago when I began playing professionally: "Its not about you' . I mean that in a very polite way and not a slam toward you. I agree ..If I have to play The Georgia...
Forum: Drummers 06-28-2009, 05:36 PM
Replies: 778
Views: 153,689
Posted By danduffy1964
Re: Todd Sucherman here!

Anxious to see the gig @ MAC Omaha Council Bluffs July 12th !
I work in radio ..we've been promoting the heck outta the tour !.

Cheers !
Forum: General Discussion 06-28-2009, 04:18 AM
Replies: 140
Views: 16,500
Posted By danduffy1964
Re: Favourite Drummer, Bass player Combo

Brutha! You nailed it! Hands Down!
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